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March 24, 2022
Podcast: Aligning Firm Ownership and Leadership in Ownership Transition

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Robert Gabel discusses the importance of aligning the future leaders of the firm with the current owners' transition plans as early as possible.

March 17, 2022
ACEC/EFCG Collaborate to Offer Financial Benchmarking for Member Firms - Copy

ACEC and the Environmental Financial Consulting Group (EFCG) are offering member firms a financial benchmarking program that enables members to access industry trends and important benchmarking metrics.

March 17, 2022
Podcast: Brightworks Group CEO Doug Miller on the Cybersecurity Must-Haves for Engineering Firms

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Brightworks Group CEO Doug Wilson dives deep into the key cybersecurity protections that engineering firms need to have to repel bad online actors.

March 4, 2022
ACEC Podcast: ROG + Partners' Steve Gido on the M&A Deal Craze in the Design Services Industry

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Steve Gido, a principal at ROG + Partners, discusses the ins and outs of the ultra-hot M&A market in the Design Services Industry, whether you're buying or selling.

February 17, 2022
Podcast: ESG and the Engineering Industry with Jensen Hughes CEO Raj Arora

Raj Arora, CEO of Jensen Hughes, joined the Engineering Influence podcast this week to discuss his firm's focus on Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria throughout its diverse set of practice areas.

February 10, 2022
ACEC and FIDIC North America Present Podcast and Webinar on Integrity and Fraud Prevention

FIDIC Integrity Management Committee Chair Richard Stump of RS&H, Inc. leads a discussion on a recent Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) program in Liberia that developed and implemented an anti-fraud and corruption (AFC) Action Plan and other protocols to support the program’s integrity.

December 21, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: Overcoming Awkwardness in Business Development

In this Engineering Influence podcast episode, Monica Parkin, author of Overcoming Awkward, shares her strategies for building a network of casual relationships that can lead to business without stepping out of your comfort zone. Or theirs!

December 16, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: Ryan Suydam on Building a Client Experience Program

Ryan Suydam, founder of and Chief Experience Officer at Client Savvy, came on the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss Client Experience (CX) programs. 

December 9, 2021
ACEC Podcast: Langan's Romano Discusses the Labor Shortage in Surveying and What To Do About It

On the Engineering Influence podcast, Langan Director of Surveying and Mapping Services Joe Romano shares his thoughts on the primary causes of the critical labor shortage in the surveying profession and what firms can do to alleviate it.

December 2, 2021
M&A Update: Gary Bowman on Taking His Firm Public and Making Four Rapid-Fire Acquisitions

Gary Bowman, Chair and CEO of Bowman, came on the Engineering Influence podcast to talk about his firm's recent IPO and subsequent firm acquisitions.

Member Firm News
March 22, 2022

WSP USA has been recognized for its efforts in promoting diversity, equity and inclusion with awards presented by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) chapters in New York (NY) and Pennsylvania (PA).


March 14, 2022

Stantec has joined the Coalition for Reimagined Mobility, a global effort to shape policy for the more equitable and sustainable movement of people and goods around the world.


March 8, 2022

AECOM today announced it is immediately exiting its business operations in Russia.


Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,603,500 (February)
1,599,100 (January)

Construction Spending
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$1,677,200,000 (January)
$1,655,800,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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158.2 (February)
151.7 (January))

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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425 Deals—Up 33 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
51.0 (January)
51.0 (December)

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